Ajagba vs Cojanu Info
Efe Ajagba beat Razvan Cojanu by technical knockout in the 9th round on Saturday 7th March 2020 at Barclays Center in New York.
The fight took place over rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Ajagba vs Cojanu stats
Efe Ajagba stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 12 wins, zero loses and draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Razvan Cojanu made his way to the ring with a record of 17 wins, 6 loses and draws, with 9 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Ajagba had a large advantage in power over Cojanu, boosting at 83% knock out percentage over Cojanu's 53%.
Efe Ajagba was the younger man by 7 years, at 26 years old.
Cojanu had a height advantage of 3 inches over Ajagba.
Both Efe Ajagba & Razvan Cojanu fought out of an orthodox stance.
Ajagba was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 11 less fights, and made his debut in 2017, 6 year and 4 months later than Cojanu, who’s first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 56 less professional rounds, 40 to Cojanu's 96.
Ajagba vs Cojanu form
Ajagba remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Iago Kiladze on 21st December 2019 by knockout in the 5th round at Toyota Arena, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Ali Eren Demirezen on 20th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had beat Michael Wallisch on 27th April 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Nevada.
Before that, he had won against Amir Mansour on 9th March 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Dignity Health Sports Park, California.
He had beat Santino Turnbow on 22nd December 2018 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Barclays Center, New York.
Cojanu had lost to all of his last 4 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Daniel Dubois on 8th March 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at Royal Albert Hall, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Nathan Gorman on 22nd December 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Manchester Arena, Manchester.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Luis Ortiz on 28th July 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round at Staples Center, LA, United States.
Before that, he had been beaten by Joseph Parker on 6th May 2017 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Heavyweight championship fight at Vodafone Events Centre, Manukau City, New Zealand.
What time did Ajagba vs Cojanu start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 2:00 am UTC at Barclays Center, New York, United States, which was 9:00 pm EST or 6:00 pm PST on the West Coast of America, or 2:00 am GMT in the UK.
Who broadcast Ajagba vs Cojanu?
Ajagba vs Cojanu was broadcast on FOX in the US, while the fight was broadcast in the United Kingdom by BoxNation.